Infamous thief Cheung Tan (Andy Lau) miscalculated during a heist and was apprehended and imprisoned as a result. Three years later, Cheung enlists his longtime partner Xiao Bao (Tony Yang) and new recruit Ye Hong (Shu Qi) to steal precious jewels in Europe under the watchful eyes of French detective Pierre (Jean Reno), who has been hot on Cheung’s trails for many years.
After testing their skills and agility, Cheung finds the buyer of the jewels, King Kong (Eric Tsang), leader of a criminal oragnisation and a father father to Cheung. After the two reunite, Cheung receives a new mission. At the same time, in order to bring Cheung and his gang to justice, Pierre persuades Cheung’s ex-girlfriend, Amber (Zhang Jingchu), who had develop hatred from love towards Cheung, to join the hunt.
From Cannes to Prague, a game of cat and mouse across Europe begins. After a series a close combat, Pierre was able to gradually grasp into Cheung’s whereabouts. And as everyone are about to get close to the target, Cheung’s true plan also gradually surfaces.